Our Board

Playgroup SA is a community based not-for-profit organisation. The Board of Playgroup SA is voluntary based and includes both Playgroup members and interested members of the public who have the required skills and competencies necessary to provide sound governance for the organisation. Playgroup SA’s board members are elected annually at the Annual General Meeting.

Playgroup SA’s Volunteer Board of Management strives to provide a strong, committed collaborative governance team for Playgroup SA.

Steve Cameron

Dr Sally Brinkman
Vice President

Damian Pulgies

Chris Nash

Carley Jones
Executive Officer

Rose Deane
Board Member

Angela Burford
Board Member

Gaynor Ramsey
Board Member

Jocelyn Graham
Board Member

Our Team

Playgroup SA staff consists of a  dedicated multidisciplinary team who are passionate about their support and dedication to the Playgroup Movement, families and volunteers.

The team strives to bring their varied qualifications and experiences to assist in raising the profile of Playgroup and the many valuable benefits that can be gained through being part of the Playgroup Community. Playgroup SA’s vision and mission is at the core of all staff activities. 

Carley Jones
Executive Officer

Teresa DiBartolo
Reception Officer

Amy Elliott
Membership Officer

Alicia Beames
Team Leader, Support & Development

Melanie Baker
Playgroup Support & Development Officer

Emma Sordillo
Communications Coordinator

Kerrie Drogemuller
Digital Officer



Gillian Lewis, former Playgroup SA President and
Carley Jones, Playgroup SA Executive Officer at
Twilight Birthday Playgroup -
celebrating 40 Years of Playgroup SA in 2014.